THOMAS B. EARLE, LT, USN

From USNA Virtual Memorial Hall

Thomas Earle '40

Date of birth: January 12, 1918

Date of death: July 15, 1944

Age: 26

Lucky Bag

From the 1940 Lucky Bag:

Loss

Tom was lost in an aircraft crash near Half Moon Bay, California, on July 15, 1944. He has a memory marker in South Carolina.

Career

Tom served aboard USS New Orleans soon after graduation.

Memorial Hall Error

Tom is listed on the killed in action panel in the front of Memorial Hall.


Class of 1940

Thomas is one of 91 members of the Class of 1940 in Memorial Hall.